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  • life Parenting

    Several Confessions

    #1 I still haven’t cleared out / finished responding to my email since call. Call was 6/24 – 6/30. Of course there has been triaging/archiving, but I need to respond and process and deal…

    July 10, 2024
  • life Parenting

    Work Days + Things

    Drumroll please . . . I’m going with TUES / THURS / FRIDAY! After a thorough analysis I think this will have a few benefits, which I will detail below. I will be taking…

    June 19, 2024
  • Fitness life Parenting

    Recovery Week + Reading

    Recovery! M: REST (took 2 days of complete rest as race was Saturday) T: 20 min easy run — I set out to walk but then tested the waters with a few running steps…

    June 2, 2024
  • life Parenting

    5 on a Friday: SHU’s version

    1- Definitely enjoyed my first listen to The Tortured Poet’s Department on my run this AM! I didn’t even realize there was an entire second album of songs until my SIL texted me afterwards.…

    April 19, 2024
  • life Parenting

    5 on a Friday: Challenges + Choices Edition

    1- Freakonomics: “Are You Caught in a Social Media Trap”? This isn’t entirely what it sounds like but rather the concept that there are products that people wish didn’t exist but buy/use anyway (social…

    March 8, 2024
  • Parenting

    C = 10!

    10 FACTS ABOUT C In honor of this day! #10: He was born ON HIS DUE DATE (birth story)! I guess that’s also sort of a fact about me, but how cool is that?…

    February 20, 2024
  • Parenting


    And it’s not even over yet! Actually nothing catastrophic happened. Just a lot of minor drama and driving around (history fair during the school day! away basketball game! dr appt! soccer! dance!). (Though I…

    January 25, 2024
  • life Parenting

    5 on a Friday: Highs / Lows

    HIGHS 1- Hearing from a friend that BLP/Quintiles were mentioned on the Happier Ladies podcast (this episode!), and then hearing from the ladies themselves via email! This is a new podcast (they are on…

    January 19, 2024
  • life Parenting

    Starting 2024 with a Full Heart

    This holiday break was all that I needed and I feel really happy and grateful entering 2024. I am definitely filled with NYE (New Year’s Energy) and hope I can get it to last…

    January 2, 2024